Ander Monro

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Ander Monro
Full name Alexander Monro
Date of birth (1981-09-06) 6 September 1981 (age 35)
Place of birth North York, Ontario
Height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 82 kg (12 st 13 lb)
University University of Edinburgh
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fly-half
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2003-2006
2006-2007
2007-2009
Edinburgh
Waterloo
Colorno Rugby
14
15
((44)
(52))
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2006- Canada 30 ((65))

Alexander Monro (born September 6, 1981 in North York, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian rugby union footballer. He previously played for the Edinburgh Gunners, Waterloo R.F.C. and Colorno Rugby Club in Italy. He currently plays club rugby for Castaway Wanderers and plays with the Ontario Blues in the Canadian Rugby Championship. He is also a member of the Canadian national rugby team.

Ander is the grandson of Hector Monro, Baron Monro of Langholm, the former President of the Scottish Rugby Union. He was educated at Glenalmond College where he captained the 1st XV in 2000. Ander then went on to study at the University of Edinburgh.

On July 8, 2011 it was announced that Monro will represent Canada at the 2011 Rugby World Cup.[1]

As of September 18, 2011, Monro has scored 49 points with 28 caps for Canada. These points consist of 2 tries, 6 conversions, 6 penalties and 3 drop goals.[2]

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  1. ^ Canada names final 30 man squad for Rugby World Cup
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-09-24. Retrieved 2011-09-18.